Backlink From Matthew Woodward (Mega SEO Superstar)

Thank you for taking the time to visit my website.

Most of the content on my site relates to SEO Services being offered in Hong Kong.

I was really pleased to get a backlink from someone I greatly admire in the SEO community: Matthew Woodward!

Matthew has been in the SEO game a very long time, I admire him because he has been consistent and does give some first-class SEO advice and delivers a ton of awesome content.

OK sure – the backlink was from a testimonial but still, the metrics are very nice: DR is 76 – not too shabby at all – and the referring domains totals 37 (as at November 2021) which is always a number that I look at to qualify the “quality” of a backlink.

What’s The Take-Away Here?

If you don’t ask you don’t get is one way of looking at this.

The other thing to say is that yes, it is a great, solid and proven tactic to ask or submit a testimonial in exchange for a backlink, after all – what harm can it really do.

I received a dofollow backlink from his site and yes ok, the link equity is heavily diluted – but – the fact is that it is highly niche-specific to me. Matthew is an SEO Pro and I am also an SEO – albeit in Hong Kong so in Google’s eyes we are related in the terms of taxonomy.

Getting backlinks via testomonials is a strategy that you can deploy and one that you should be as part of your backlinking efforts.

Thanks Matt! I appreicate the backlink!

For those that are interested, here’s his YouTube channel.

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